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Man Accused of Stealing $45K of Marijuana from East County Pot Shop to be Arraigned

Man Accused of Stealing $45K of Marijuana from East County Pot Shop to be Arraigned

A 37-year-old man accused of stealing $45,000 worth of pot from a marijuana dispensary in Lakeside was scheduled to be arraigned today.

Wendell Demoine Coleman was jailed Friday morning on suspicion of burglary, according to jail records.

He allegedly broke into Aurora Green's Dispensary at 8575 Los Coches Road about 4 a.m. Friday, according to San Diego County sheriff's Sgt. Tom Seiver.

He was arrested after he was found hiding in some bushes near the dispensary, sheriff's Sgt. Tom Seiver said in a statement.

Coleman was in possession of about four pounds of marijuana and baked marijuana goods worth an estimated $45,000, the sergeant said.

—City News Service

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